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Sadie is a kindergarten student at Cedaredge Elementary. During the month of October, she participated in a countywide library program called "Passport to Health." The program is aimed at youth to encourage healthy choices through offering incentives. Sadie, along with many other children in…

An open house is planned Saturday, Nov. 3, to celebrate the 65th wedding anniversary of John "Jack" and Mary Blair. The celebration will be held at their home at 1740 Mink Street, Delta, from 2 to 4 p.m.

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Members of Altrusa International of Delta celebrated 33 years of service on Sept. 5, the date the club was officially chartered in 1985. For more than a quarter century, members have strived to help make the community a better place through leadership, partnership and service. Pictured are c…

Diane Seever will be honored at an 80th birthday celebration to be held Saturday, Sept. 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. The celebration will be held in the basement dining room of the Masonic building in Cedaredge. No gifts, please.

Gary and Yvette Boyd of Delta will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 23. They were married at the Delta County Courthouse in 1968 and have two children, Brad Boyd of Apache Junction, Ariz., and Valerie Kortz of Delta. They also have two grandchildren, Brendan Kortz of Herndon…

The family of Barbara Van Tassel will host an open house for friends and family to celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, Sept. 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Delta Christian Church, 795 1600 Road, Delta.

Tina Walker of Paonia, Colorado, and Teresa George of Evans, Colorado, proudly announce the engagement of their children, Austin Walker and Mariah Adams, both of Crawford, Colorado.  The couple will wed October 6, 2018.  

Pauline and Marvin Carr of Hotchkiss will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house Saturday, June 2, 1 to 3 p.m. at Mountain View Bible Church, 8733 3100 Road, Lazear.

Loren and Melba Gilliland celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Feb. 22.They met at a nursing home in December, went on their first date in January, were engaged by the end of the month and were married in February. Loren had finished serving four years in the Navy in 1947 and Melba w…

Retired U.S. Navy SCPO Kenneth Smith, formerly of Bowie, and his wife, Mary Esther McMurry Smith, formerly of Crawford, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23 in Aurora.

Joe and Esther (Lampton) Bever Jr. will be married 60 years on Dec. 21. They were married by Reverend Biro at the Baptist Church in Delta in 1947.They have three children, Victor Bever, Debbie Straus and Kenny Bever; seven grandkids; and three great-grandkids.Joe was self-employed. Esther wo…

Friends and family members are invited to join Hazel McLeod in celebrating her 90th birthday.  The celebration will be held at the Hotchkiss Elks Lodge on Saturday, November 11, from 2 to 4 pm.

Vivian Gibson will be the guest of honor at a birthday celebration Saturday, Oct. 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. An open house and light buffet will be held at Bill Heddles Recreation Center.